Romans 3:21-26 CSB

God's Righteousness through Faith

21 But now, apart from the law, God's righteousness has been revealed-attested by the Law and the Prophetsa

References for Romans 3:21

    • r 3:21 - When capitalized, the Law and the Prophets OT
      22 -that is, God's righteousness through faith in Jesus Christ,b to all who believe, since there is no distinction.

      References for Romans 3:22

        • s 3:22 - Or through the faithfulness of Jesus Christ
          23 For all have sinned and fall short of thec glory of God.

          References for Romans 3:23

            • t 3:23 - Or and lack the
              24 They are justified freely by His grace through the redemption that is in Christ Jesus.
              25 God presented Him as a propitiationd through faith in His blood, to demonstrate His righteousness, because in His restraint God passed over the sins previously committed.

              References for Romans 3:25

                • u 3:25 - Or as a propitiatory sacrifice, or as an offering of atonement, or as a mercy seat; see Heb 9:5. The word propitiation has to do with the removal of divine wrath. Jesus' death is the means that turns God's wrath from the sinner; see 2 Co 5:21.
                  26 He presented Him to demonstrate His righteousness at the present time, so that He would be righteous and declare righteouse the one who has faith in Jesus.

                  References for Romans 3:26

                    • v 3:26 - Or and justify, or and acquit